Joel Swift

Joel Swift, AIA, LEED AP, Director, Facilities Planning & Development, UC Davis Health

Joel Swift
Joel Swift, AIA, LEED AP, Director, Facilities Planning & Development, UC Davis Health

California Licensed Architect with thirty-five years of experience in architectural design, construction, project management and administration for healthcare, research institutions and local government.

•Experience in wide variety of construction types, delivery methods, design constraints, funding sources and client conditions.
•Responsible for developing and implementing public construction contracts for leases, P3, job order contracting, design/build, lump sum and CM at Risk delivery methods.
•Current responsibilities include director of Facilities Planning, Facilities Design & Construction, Quality Control & Inspection, UCDavis Health Capital program. Current projects include $400M of Major and Minor capital projects and $1.5B in planning of acute care, outpatient care, biomedical research and office needs for academic medical center and health system.
•Past responsibilities include management of Capital Improvements and Building Maintenance operations, including Capital Programs from $230M-$1B, utilities, maintenance and custodial for higher education and local government.
•Office management experience in human resource/personnel issues, office organization, budget and information systems. Supervision of 100 technical, office and field staff.

Specialties:

•Responsible for $3.5B of laboratory, academic, medical, housing, correctional, infrastructure and general government projects •Sustainability, Energy Management, Commissioning and LEED Integration •Facilitator for Value Engineering and cost reconciliation. •Implemented County ADA Transition Plan for over 2,000,000 square feet of facilities located from Roseville to Tahoe City. •Architectural design of over 7,000,000 square feet of commercial, industrial and institutional projects.